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BMI Country Awards 2009 Big Winners

Posted in News on November 11, 2009

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Kris Kristofferson

Songwriter of the Year
BOBBY PINSON
“All I Want to Do”
“Already Gone”
“She Never Cried in Front of Me”
“We Weren’t Crazy”

Song of the Year
“LOVE STORY”
Taylor Swift
Sony/ATV Tree
Taylor Swift Music
Taylor Swift

Publisher of the Year
SONY/ATV MUSIC PUBLISHING NASHVILLE
(Sony/ATV Acuff Rose and Sony/ATV Tree)
“Cowgirls Don’t Cry”
“Do You Believe Me Now”
“Don’t”
“God Must Be Busy”
“Gunpowder & Lead”
“Let It Go”
“Love Story”
“Picture to Burn”
“River of Love”
“Roll with Me”
“Should’ve Said No”
“Troubadour”
“Trying to Stop Your Leaving”
“You Look Good in My Shirt”

2009 BMI Country Awards
Award-Winning Songs

ALL I WANT TO DO
Kristian Bush
Bobby Pinson
Bobby’s Song and Salvage
Dirkpit Music
EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc.
Music of Stage Three
Sugarland
Mercury

ALL SUMMER LONG
Kid Rock
Gary Rossington
Uncle Kracker
Ronnie VanZant
Warren Zevon
EMI-Longitude Music
Gaje Music, Inc.
Robert James Ritchie Music
Songs of Universal, Inc.
Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.
Zevon Music
Kid Rock
Top Dog/Atlantic

ALREADY GONE
Kristian Bush
Bobby Pinson
Bobby’s Song and Salvage
Dirkpit Music
EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc.
Music of Stage Three
Sugarland
Mercury

BACK WHEN I KNEW IT ALL
Gary Hannan
Phil O’Donnell
Chobe Music
Daphil Music
Gary James Hannan Music
Immokalee Music
Little Biscuit Music
Montgomery Gentry
Columbia

BETTER AS A MEMORY
Lady Goodman
Midwest Midnight Music
Kenny Chesney
BNA

CHICKEN FRIED
Zac Brown
Wyatt Durrette
Angelika Music
Heart Above Your Head Music
Weimerhound Publishing
Zac Brown Band
Home Grown/Atlantic/Bigger Picture

COUNTRY MAN
Luke Bryan
Jason Matthews
Bug Music
Murrah Music Corporation
Planet Peanut Music
Luke Bryan
Capitol Nashville

COWGIRLS DON’T CRY
Ronnie Dunn
Terry McBride
Showbilly Music
Sony/ATV Tree
Still Working For The Man Music, Inc.
Turn Me On Music
Brooks & Dunn featuring Reba McEntire
Arista Nashville

DO YOU BELIEVE ME NOW
Dave Pahanish
Joe West
Songs For My Good Girl
Sony/ATV Tree
Totally Wrighteous Music
Jimmy Wayne
Valory

DON’T
Jim Beavers
Beavertime Tunes
Sony/ATV Tree
Billy Currington
Mercury

DON’T THINK I CAN’T LOVE YOU
Kendell Marvel
Jake Owen
Jimmy Ritchey
Jimbalaya Music
Marvel Man Music
Shiitake Maki Publishing
Songs of Windswept Pacific
Universal Music-Careers
Vibe Room Music
Jake Owen
RCA

EVERY DAY
Alissa Moreno
Jeffrey Steele
Jeffrey Steele Music
My Own Parade Publishing
Songs of Universal, Inc.
Rascal Flatts
Lyric Street

EVERYBODY WANTS TO GO TO HEAVEN
Jim Collins
Marty Dodson
Black to Black Songs
Hope-N-Cal Music
Sexy Tractor Music
Songs That Sell
Kenny Chesney with the Wailers
Blue Chair

FEEL THAT FIRE
Brett Beavers
Brad Warren
Brett Warren
Bucky and Clyde Music
State One Music America
StyleSonic Music
Dierks Bentley
Capitol Nashville

GOD LOVE HER
Toby Keith
Vicky McGehee
EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc.
Franklin Road Music
Reservoir 416
Toby Keith
Show Dog Nashville

GOD MUST BE BUSY
Clint Daniels
Michael Heeney
Sony/ATV Acuff Rose
Brooks & Dunn
Arista Nashville

GUNPOWDER & LEAD
Miranda Lambert
Heather Little
Nashville Star Music
Sony/ATV Tree
Tiltawhirl Music
Miranda Lambert
Columbia

HERE
Jeffrey Steele
Jeffrey Steele Music
Rascal Flatts
Lyric Street

HOLLER BACK
Tim James
Stokes Nielson
EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc.
Geoffrey Stokes Nielson Publishing
T-Bird’s Music
Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.
Lost Trailers
BNA

HOME
Alan Chang
Amy Foster
Almost October Songs
Ihan Zhan Music
Songs of Universal, Inc.
Blake Shelton
Warner Bros. Nashville

I SAW GOD TODAY
Rodney Clawson
Monty Criswell
Wade Kirby
Big Red Toe Music
Blind Mule Music
Extremely Loud Music
Steel Wheels Music
George Strait
MCA Nashville

I STILL MISS YOU
Tim Nichols
Contentment Music
Made For This Music
Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.
Keith Anderson
Columbia

I’M STILL A GUY
Lee Thomas Miller
New Songs of Sea Gayle
Noah’s Little Boat Music
Brad Paisley
Arista Nashville

IN COLOR
Jamey Johnson
Lee Thomas Miller
James Otto
Big Gassed Hitties
Eldorotto Music Publishing
EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc.
Lucky Thumb Music
New Songs of Sea Gayle
Noah’s Little Boat Music
Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.
Jamey Johnson
Mercury

JOHNNY AND JUNE
Heidi Newfield
Stephony Smith
Big Hitmakers Music
Rainy Graham Publishing LLC
Souljet Music
Heidi Newfield
Asylum Curb

JUST A DREAM
Steve McEwan (PRS)
Birds With Ears Music
EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc.
Carrie Underwood
Arista Nashville

JUST GOT STARTED LOVIN’ YOU
James Otto
D. Vincent Williams
Eldorotto Music Publishing
Keith’s Wild Bunch Music
Moon Maker Music
Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.
James Otto
Warner Bros. Nashville

LAST NAME
Luke Laird
Carrie Underwood
Carrie Okie Music
Carrie Underwood
Arista Nashville

LET IT GO
Tom Douglas
Bill Luther
Aimee Mayo
Evansville Music
Little Blue Typewriter Music
Sony/ATV Tree
TomDouglasMusic
Universal Music-Careers
Tim McGraw
Curb Records

LOOKIN’ FOR A GOOD TIME
Keith Follese
Dave Haywood
Charles Kelley
DWHaywood Music
Jamanarye Music
Magic Midas
RADIOBULLETSPUBLISHING
Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.
Lady Antebellum
Capitol Nashville

LOVE DON’T LIVE HERE
Dave Haywood
Charles Kelley
DWHaywood Music
RADIOBULLETSPUBLISHING
Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.
Lady Antebellum
Capitol Nashville

LOVE IS A BEAUTIFUL THING
Jeffrey Steele
My Life’s Work Music
Songs of Windswept Pacific
Phil Vassar
Universal South

LOVE REMEMBERS
Craig Morgan
Phil O’Donnell
Daphil Music
Immokalee Music
Magic Mustang Music, Inc.
Triple Shoes Music
Craig Morgan
BNA

LOVE STORY
Taylor Swift
Sony/ATV Tree
Taylor Swift Music
Taylor Swift
Big Machine

PICTURE TO BURN
Liz Rose
Taylor Swift
Cake Taker Music
Sony/ATV Tree
Taylor Swift Music
Taylor Swift
Big Machine

PUT A GIRL IN IT
Rhett Akins
Dallas Davidson
Big Borassa Music LLC
EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc.
Rhettneck Music
Brooks & Dunn
Arista Nashville

RIVER OF LOVE
Billy Burnette
Shawn Camp
Dennis Morgan
All Mighty Dog Music
Burnette A Billy Music
Little Shop of Morgansongs
Sony/ATV Tree
Still Working For The Man Music, Inc.
Travelin’ Arkansawyer Music
George Strait
MCA Nashville

ROLL WITH ME
Clint Daniels
Sony/ATV Acuff Rose
Montgomery Gentry
Columbia

SHE NEVER CRIED IN FRONT OF ME
Toby Keith
Bobby Pinson
Bobby’s Song and Salvage
Music of Stage Three
Tokeco Tunes
Toby Keith
Show Dog Nashville

SHE WOULDN’T BE GONE
Jennifer Adan
Cory Batten
I Want To Hold Your Songs
Tommy Jo Publishing
Blake Shelton
Warner Bros. Nashville

SHOULD’VE SAID NO
Taylor Swift
Sony/ATV Tree
Taylor Swift Music
Taylor Swift
Big Machine

START A BAND
Dallas Davidson
Big Borassa Music LLC
Brad Paisley duet with Keith Urban
Arista Nashville

SWEET THING
Keith Urban
Mary Rose Music
Songs of Universal, Inc.
Keith Urban
Capitol Nashville

TROUBADOUR
Leslie Satcher
Leslie Satcher Music
Sony/ATV Tree
George Strait
MCA Nashville

TRYING TO STOP YOUR LEAVING
Brett Beavers
Jim Beavers
Cake Taker Music
State One Music America
Sony/ATV Tree
Dierks Bentley
Capitol Nashville

WAITIN’ ON A WOMAN
Wynn Varble
Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.
Brad Paisley
Arista Nashville

WE WEREN’T CRAZY
Josh Gracin
Tony Lopacinski
Bobby Pinson
Beautiful Monkey Publishing
Big Mouth Music
Bobby’s Song and Salvage
Music of Stage Three
Josh Gracin
Lyric Street

WHAT KINDA GONE (2nd Award)
Chip Davis
Fozzyboy Music
Chris Cagle
Capitol Nashville

YOU LOOK GOOD IN MY SHIRT
Tony Martin
Mark Nesler
Tom Shapiro
EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc.
Nashvistaville Songs
NEZ Music
Sony/ATV Tree
Keith Urban
Capitol Nashville

YOU’RE GONNA MISS THIS
Lee Thomas Miller
Noah’s Little Boat Music
Songs of Sea Gayle
Trace Adkins
Capitol Nashville

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